Running

Marathon Training: Progress Report

Holy smokes, marathon training is no joke! It's been an exciting summer of reaching new running milestones, and each day I feel more prepared to tackle my first 26.2 mile race. Here's what I've learned along the way these past four months: Completing multiple new distance records is extremely motivating. Tackling mileage in the double… Continue reading Marathon Training: Progress Report

Fitness, Good Reads, Running

Running Like a Girl

I've been on a reading binge lately. I received two books about running for my birthday last week, and I've already consumed them both. We had beautiful weather Saturday and Sunday, and I loved sitting outside with Pup, soaking up some sun and reading a good book. I was having so much fun I didn't… Continue reading Running Like a Girl

Running

Marathon Countdown Begins

On March 19th I received a very exciting email, and it went like this: Congratulations. The MCM Lottery has been conducted and you have reason to celebrate as one of the officially registered participants in the 39th Marine Corps Marathon to be held on Sunday, October 26, 2014 in Arlington, VA. Let's get this marathon show on the road...literally!… Continue reading Marathon Countdown Begins